Perhaps if I explain:
I am in intensive psychotherapy as the only treatment for a severe and advanced case of Dissociative Identity Disorder.
I have had periods of exceptionally good functioning in my life and during one of those periods, I worked as a Psych Tech at a private and costly Freudian based psychiatric Institute.
I know what intensive long-term in-patient psychotherapy looks like so I know how modified outpatient treatment might look.
It would look a lot like an intensive day treatment program from which the healthier patients would return to their homes.
The intensive phase would last six months or more and be linked to a residential facility that specializes in treating trauma and dissociative disorders.
The residential facility would provide ready access to an in-patient setting to mange periods of crisis.
Each patient would have an intensive…
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